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Workforce Solutions

Workforce Solutions: Your Key to Success

Financial Assistance for Non-Credit Training Resulting in Industry Credentials (FANTIC)

Fantastic Opportunities Made Possible with FANTIC

Short-term credential programs are now eligible for tuition assistance through FANTIC. The income guidelines allow more students to apply for and receive assistance with the costs of obtaining in-demand industry credentials.

Programs currently considered:

  • Basic Manufacturing
  • Certified Billing and Coding Specialist
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Commercial Driver's License
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Medication Aide
  • Pharmacy Tech
  • Welding
Income Guidelines
Family Type Maximum Income Allowed
1 person $23,760
2 people $32,040
3 people $40,320
4 people $48,600
5 people $56,880
6 people $65,160

Income must not exceed the above maximum income allowed as determined by the 2016 HUD Guidelines for Virginia.

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For full criteria, contact a Career Navigator:

Amanda Decker,  , 540-857-6279

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Programs Offered:

Career Path & Funding Assistance:

Amanda Decker: 540-857-6279
Melissa Marcus: 540-857-6820

Main Office
Location: Thomas Center - Ground Floor
Phone: 540-857-6076
Fax: 540-857-7386

Mailing Address:
3074 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015